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Child Safe Volunteering Hub

Promoting Responsible and Child Safe Volunteering and Tourism in the Asia-Pacific Region

What regions do
we operate in?

Myanmar

The Pacific

What is the Child Safe Volunteering Hub?

Each Hub provides a locally focused central point to:

  • Create awareness about best practice in responsible and child safe volunteering and tourism.
  • Bring together and share knowledge, resources, tools, guidelines, events and news.
  • Prevent volunteering and tourism practices harmful to the safety and wellbeing of children, such as orphanage tourism.
  • Collaborate and link into local expertise in responsible and child safe volunteering and tourism practices and the safeguarding of children.

Who is the Child Safe Volunteering Hub for?

The hub is open to:

  • children and young people
  • individuals
  • organisations (non-government, faith based, community based)
  • residential care institutions
  • schools and universities
  • government
  • tourism/volunteer sector and operators
  • tourists and volunteers

CSV Hub Small Grants Scheme Launched

The AVI Child Safe Volunteering Hub is very excited to announce the launch of the CSV Hub Small Grants Scheme – Round 1.

The CSV Hub Small Grants Scheme supports organisational and community capacity building in child safeguarding and child safe tourism and volunteering practices.

The first round opens on 30 March 2020 and closes on 13 May 2020. To apply please go to https://avp.smartygrants.com.au/CSV01

You are able to access the application form now and the Guidelines for the Small Grants Scheme can be found on the CSV Hub website at https://childsafevolunteering.com/resources/csv-hub-small-grants-scheme-guidelines/

Global Hub

ORPHANAGE DIVESTMENT RESOURCES FOR THE TRAVEL AND VOLUNTEERING SECTORS

New resource to help those in the travel and volunteering sectors responsibly divest from relationships with orphanages.

Child Safe Volunteering Hub Pacific

The Child Safe Volunteering Hub is excited to announce the launch of the CSV Hub Pacific site. Please contact us if you would like to share news, events, information or events to promote child safe and responsible tourism and volunteering in the Pacific region. Contact Amita Prasad at APrasad@avi.org.au